6. Loria Lab NEWS

Updates on Loria members:

Updates on Loria former members:

Margaret Murphy:
Assistant Professor Pediatric Nephrology at UK
Awarded with UKCARES grant.

Blake Herald:
He is finishing up his third year of medical school with plans to study Internal Medicine. He was a founding member of UK medPRIDE: an organization that seeks to support LGBTQ+ students and faculty and educate on the healthcare disparities within the LGBTQ+ community.

Ellen Combs:
She is currently a second year medical student at the University of Kentucky. She has been working on research in diabetes with underserved populations in KY, was a physician manager at the Salvation Army Clinic, and she currently is volunteering with giving COVID vaccines to end this pandemic!! Medical school has been one of the hardest things I have ever done, but by far one of the most rewarding ones.

Samantha DeJesus: Med School at University of Cincinnati

Timothy Mahanes: Medical Residency at U of Louisville